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  • life Parenting

    Summer Life & Music

    Music: Albums of July One of my goals this year was to listen to more music, particularly full albums. I typically use Spotify (though Josh wants to switch to Apple Music thanks so the…

    June 28, 2022
  • life Parenting Work

    Life This Week

    Orientation week is going well so far. Selfishly, I am happy that it’s a bit of a break for me — while I do have to lead some of the orientation sessions (including this…

    June 21, 2022
  • life Parenting

    Summer Routines

    Yesterday began a two-week stretch where all 3 kids are in day camp, though not at the same place. G returned to school for their camp program, and A&C went to horseback riding camp.…

    June 14, 2022
  • life Parenting

    Getting Way Ahead of Myself

    I spent so long last night thinking about nebulous things in the future. What if we decide to do XYZ? What would be the financial implications of UVW? What happens if RST doesn’t work…

    May 11, 2022
  • Parenting Weekend

    Weekend Scenes

    Yesterday we went with cousins/aunt/uncle to go camp shopping. (Cousins go to the same camp- so they were valuable resources). We hit up Denny’s (a chain of clothing stores not the restaurant) in Boca…

    April 17, 2022
  • Parenting

    10 Years In

    10 years ago, this happened (or, the detailed version: part 1, 2, and 3!). It is hard to believe that I have a 10 year old. It is easy to believe that I have…

    April 5, 2022
  • Fitness life Parenting

    Beware the Ides . . .

    Or maybe just Daylight Saving Time. (PS: I thought it was Daylight Savings Time until yesterday when I was set straight by this Freakonomics MD episode. However, Wikipedia generously provides both terms, so who…

    March 15, 2022
  • life Parenting

    Meeting the challenge . . .

    I know it is not exactly revolutionary to work a full day without nanny coverage. Still, I haven’t done this for many years and I am relatively proud of myself for pulling it off.…

    March 8, 2022